After Lois Manda asked people to pray for the Taman woman and her husband, she felt compelled to attend.

The prayers of churches and individuals in America were answered in a Taman village.

Last month missionary Lois Manda asked her prayer partners in the USA to pray for the Taman church and specifically for Gaing and his wife Rami. Shortly after that Rami returned to church after several months’ absence.

Gaing and Rami’s problems started many years ago. They both professed to be believers but Gaing did not leave the cultural practices that kept him from growing in Christ. Drinking alcohol is a very integral part of Taman culture.

“About 6 months ago we started going regularly to Gaing and Rami’s longhouse to work with Gaing’s sister-in-law on translating a set of children’s Bible stories into the Taman language.